Weekly Update February 9

Posted on February 9, 2018

Ash Wednesday Service - The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday.  Please make plans to begin your Lenten journey with Imposition of Ashes and Holy Eucharist on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, at 6:30pm.

Prayer Shawl Ministry—Carol McCullough has had a few individuals express interest in the St. Michael’s Prayer Shawl Ministry.  If you like to knit, or would like to learn to knit, (or crochet) and desire to be a part of this ministry, contact Carol at carolbeck70445@bellsouth.net or call 504-508-6159.

Adult Sunday School - Thomas Branton will continue his teaching on Death and the Afterlife in Psalms;    9:00am in the Conference Room.

Children’s Sunday School - 10:30am in the Godly Play Room.   Children’s Sunday School is in need of help with teachers.  You do not have to be a certified teacher in order to teach Sunday School.  If you have a child who attends Sunday School or you just love teaching young children, and you could spare one Sunday every 6 weeks, contact Andree Person, at andree.person@yahoo.com or 985-237-4190.

Lenten Wednesday Night Soup Suppers - There is a sign-up sheet on the door in the back of the Church for those who wish to open their homes for the Lenten Wednesday Night Soup Suppers.  Host family will provide a light supper consisting of soup, salad & bread.  Hose will provide non-alcoholic beverages.  Guest who attend are welcome to bring their own wine or other adult beverage.  A home Holy Communion will take place before dinner.  Consider going in with another person, such as you provide the house, they provide the soup. 

Samaritan Center Help—The Samaritan Center, a ministry of St. Michael’s, needs help.  They need drivers with a pick-up truck who can pick up food from the local grocery stores on specific day; they also need volunteer help with getting the food and stocking it at the Center.  If you have any free time and can help the Samaritan Center, please contact Cindi Blalock at985-626-4457